Luther’s Advice to Christians who live under a Tyrannical Government.

22-Luthers-advice-to-Christians-who-live-under-    (TO READ IN BOOK FORMAT, OR TO PRINT THIS ARTICLE) In the following letter addressed to some Christians at Miltenberg, whose pastor had been run out, and whose prominent fellow Christians had been arrested and executed, Luther points out that they are to look for heavenly comfort and not for worldly comfort; for […]

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Civil Authority Disregarded

23-Civil-Authority-Disregarded-  (TO READ IN BOOK FORMAT, OR TO PRINT THIS ARTICLE) The following is an example of what the consequences will be if the civil authority would not be obeyed.  It is an incident from the life of Martin Pinzon, who served under Christopher Columbus as captain of the Pinta.  This excerpt is taken from […]

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The falling away of the Lutheran Churches.

24-The-falling-away-of-the-Lutheran-churches-pdf (TO READ IN BOOK FORMAT, OR TO PRINT THIS ARTICLE) Today Lutheran congregations that once were staunch seventy years ago during the declining one-hundred-year golden age of Christianity in America, have become more lax in biblical teaching, and have relaxed their practice of the biblical commandments quietly and without fanfare, but intentionally. They have become […]

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What is Natural Law?

25-What-is-Natural-Law     (TO READ IN BOOK FORMAT, OR TO PRINT THIS ARTICLE) Definition.  Natural law is simply a remnant of the knowledge of God’s will with which man was created. Background.  Man was created with a perfect knowledge of a moral will which the Creator had given to man to govern him.  That is, man […]

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Should deadly Force be used by a Christian against his Government?

26-Should-deadly-force-be-used-by-a-Chrs-against-his-government    (TO READ IN BOOK FORMAT, OR TO PRINT THIS ARTICLE) Should a Christian resist when it would be beyond a reasonable doubt that his government would seek his arrest either for imprisonment or for his death sentence, either by way of an unlawful action on the part of government, or by an action […]

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God’s Will in regards to the Matters of Government and Citizenship.

27-Gods-Will-in-regards-to-the-Matters-pdf  (TO READ IN BOOK FORMAT, OR TO PRINT THIS ARTICLE)   The following excerpts will give additional biblically sound instruction regarding not only God’s will in the matters of government and of citizenship, but, at the end, also the biblical facts and pledges which Christian citizens could and should remember when they are mistreated […]

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God’s Will regarding governmental Authority and Obedience to that Authority.

28-Gods-Will-regarding-governmental-Authority-pdf (TO READ IN BOOK FORMAT, OR TO PRINT THIS ARTICLE) The following sources, as commentaries on the Fourth and the Fifth Commandments, will give additional and biblically sound instruction on God’s will in regards to the matters of government and citizenship. Due to the fact that these sources are not easily available to the layman […]

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Government, tyrannical Government, and Rebellion.

29-Government-tyrannical-Government-and-Rebellion-pdf (TO READ IN BOOK FORMAT, OR TO PRINT THIS ARTICLE) For a more thorough study of what the Bible would have to say regarding the topics of government, tyrannical government, the violation of the legal rights of citizens by the government, rebellion, and other related subjects which would be pertinent to the American interest today, […]

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Is God in Control of Men’s Affairs?

31-Is-God-in-Control-of-Men  (TO READ IN BOOK FORMAT, OR TO PRINT THIS ARTICLE) The Bible answers, “Yes.” Summary. The almighty God controls, directs, and sustains everything which he has created, including men.  This is called his “providence.” Furthermore, as men live, breathe, and work, their Creator acts in them and through them, even when their motives would […]

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God will determine History, not Men.

32-God-will-determine-history  (TO READ IN BOOK FORMAT, OR TO PRINT THIS ARTICLE) At least a couple of historians have made a studied effort to point out to their readers that a goal which men had attempted was often quite different than the final outcome.  For instance, compare what men intended and attempted in this country in […]

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